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  • Mosquito Control
on December 20, 2018

Five Common Mosquito Myths

There’s no questioning that mosquitos are dangerous insects. When it comes to outdoor entertainment, it sometimes seems like there’s no escaping from their bite. In fact, they are so prevalent, especially in South Florida, that it can become difficult to separate mosquito myth from reality. Today, let’s look at five common myths about mosquitos. All […]

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  • Mosquito Control
on December 14, 2018

West Nile and Zika: Is the Threat Over?

For most of the United States, peak mosquito season is over for now, but in South Florida, mosquito season never really ends. This is why you need to be prepared and stay vigilante year-round. The threat of mosquitos and no-see-ums is always there, along with the risk of getting infected by a disease-carrying mosquito. Here […]

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  • Mosquito Control
  • Pest Control Tips
on December 7, 2018

Is it a Mosquito or No-See-Um Bite? How to Tell the Difference

You might call it the battle of the bugs and their bites. We’re talking about two of the most annoying flying insects: mosquitoes and no-see-ums. You would think by now, the mosquitoes would be gone, but not so fast. It seems that mosquito “season” is year-round. And now pesky no-see-ums have joined forces with them, […]

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  • Mosquito Control
  • Pest Control Tips
on November 28, 2018

How to Protect Your Dog from Ticks & Fleas Outdoors

We live in South Florida – a moist and humid environment, and that’s almost akin to rolling out the welcome sign for pests – mosquitoes, no-see-ums, ticks, fleas – just to name a few. Ticks and fleas can pose serious problems for our furry friends – our dogs. Like our pets, pests like hanging out […]

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  • Mosquito Control
on November 19, 2018

Three Tips for Maintaining Your South Florida Yard

For many of us, when searching for a new home, a big beautiful backyard, perhaps with a nice deck, is a priority. Imagine the possibilities: backyard children’s parties and adult dinner parties, gardening, and of course fun in the pool. After all, we live in South Florida, where we can enjoy our backyards, year-round. But […]

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  • Mosquito Control
on November 6, 2018

How to Throw the Best Outdoor Dinner Party

Now that the weather is beginning to calm down – the rainy season just ended, and the heat waves are moving out, we can start thinking about enjoying our backyards again. Hello, backyard parties! Unfortunately, though, we still have to look out for the uninvited guests –annoying mosquitoes and irritating no-see-ums. SWAT Mosquito Systems can […]

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  • Mosquito Control
on November 1, 2018

Why Some Mosquitoes Bite Certain People More than Others

It seems that these days, mosquito “season” is year-round here in South Florida, forcing us to be on guard all of the time. But some of us need to take more precaution than others. Mosquito bites can be dangerous, even deadly, and for some people, they could spark an allergic reaction. Are you a “mosquito […]

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  • Mosquito Control
  • Pest Control Tips
on October 23, 2018

Mosquito Mist Systems vs. Mosquito Fogging

There is more than one way to keep your property free of mosquitoes and no-see-ums. We do not just mean simple store-bought methods like citronella candles and bug sprays (which, as we have said in the past, tend to be relatively ineffective and even dangerous). Some of the more comprehensive options include mosquito mist systems […]

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  • Pest Control Tips
on October 17, 2018

The Dangers of Citronella Candles and Bug Sprays

South Florida is known for its sunshine and warm, balmy weather. While the tropical weather attracts tourists from all over the world, however, it’s also inviting to mosquitoes. To avoid getting bitten or nipped at, many people enlist an army of tools designed to repel mosquitoes. Some of the weapons include citronella candles, repellent sprays, […]